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Latitude: 53.3331 / 53°19'59"N
Longitude: -3.4023 / 3°24'8"W
OS Eastings: 306712
OS Northings: 382712
OS Grid: SJ067827
Mapcode National: GBR 4YPW.6X
Mapcode Global: WH768.QH14
Entry Name: Shelter Shop
Listing Date: 12 September 2001
Last Amended: 12 September 2001
Source ID: 25751
Building Class: Commercial
Location: On the west side of High Street, at left of centre of a terrace of shops situated between Maes-y-groes and Fern Avenue.
Built-Up Area: Prestatyn
Traditional County: Flintshire
The two shopfronts at the centre of the terrace of shops appear to be survivors of an original set of four. They may date from before the Great War, when much of the upper part of High Street was in course of redevelopment, but more probably from c1925. A photograph of one of the shopfronts (no. 174), then belonging to a milliner's shop, appears in a Carnival Magazine of that date.
First floor has oriel window to left and tripartite window to right (flanked by brick pilasters), both with transoms.
One of two shops notable for retention of early C20 shopfronts in high quality materials and featuring craftsmanship of a high standard.
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